The construction of this Hollywood Berghof was completed by a group known as the Silver Shirts, a sinister, fascist organization led by anti-Semite journalist William Dudley Pelley.
Pelley was a notorious fascist and Presidential candidate in 1936, who claimed more than 100,000 followers and the title of “Americas Hitler.”
Fascism grew steadily through the late 20‘s and 30’s in America while espousing the slogans that “Capitalism Has Failed You.” The Silver Shirts, who take their name from Hitlers Brown Shirts, recruited nationwide in this period and their numbers grew.(full story at theblaze.com)
The Hollywood Compound was guarded day and night by the group, waiting for the collapse of America and the triumphant New World Order that National Socialism would bring. The house was reported as a peculiarity by its A-list neighbors, who would include the likes of Stephen Spielberg and Harvey Weinstein today. After Pearl Harbor, the Silver Shirts were put on a political blacklist by FDR. Investigators located the compound and arrested the fascist inhabitants as enemy collaborators.